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Housing services

Private landlords

The private sector team manages the council responsibilities towards landlords and their tenants.

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The private sector housing team is a part of the housing services.

It has responsibility for a range of functions aimed at improving private sector housing in East Renfrewshire, including:

  • Implementation of the terms of the Housing (Scotland) Act 2006
  • Registration of Private Landlords Scheme
  • Licensing of houses in multiple occupation (HMOs)
  • Private Landlord Forum

More information is available for tenants and landlords if they are considering in becoming a landlord or tenant in Scotland.  The link to the Renting Scotland Website can be found on the external website box on this page.


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